How to decorate your smallest spaces

Whether you’re restyling a small but perfectly proportioned apartment or bringing a forgotten cloakroom back to life, it’s easy to be tempted by traditional whites when decorating these smaller spaces. But this can create a dull finish which lacks imagination! Darker shades and richer colours create a real sense of intimacy, so be bold and… read more


Keep It Cool: Scandi Inspired Schemes

One interior trend that has established itself as a firm favourite is anything that draws it’s aesthetics from a Scandinavian look and feel (we probably have IKEA to thank for that). Rooted in the natural world and inspired by sprawling landscapes, contemporary touches and quality materials, this trend has moulded itself to our modern lives,… read more


80’s design classic: Dorothy Hafner’s Flash

Through their online boutique Homeplace, Wendy and James Aldridge have been quietly reviving an eye-popping ceramic sensation from the 1980’s. Flash tableware was designed by Dorothy Hafner for Rosenthal in 1982 and became an icon for the era that is now firmly back in favour. As Wendy points out, “there was nothing quite like it before, and there has… read more

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Get the look – Downton Abbey

Are you still suffering withdraw symptoms after THAT Christmas episode? Even though this year’s Christmas special saw the estate’s residents gathering for some harmonious singing around a simply enormous Christmas tree, rather than the dramatic death that overshadowed Christmas Day the year before, fans could be forgiven for feeling a large Downton-shaped hole in their lives during… read more


5 Uplifting Decorating Ideas to get you Through Winter

By this point in January you’ll have excercised yourself to the perfect body and stopped showing any interest in alchohol/saturated fats/sugar/fun. Happy New Year! So it’s also as good a time as any to turn your attention to the house – you’re in it all the time after all. Because of the aforementioned punishments goals achieved,… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist